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Synonyms for sigh
saɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sigh, suspiration(noun)

    an utterance made by exhaling audibly

    Synonyms:
    suspiration

  2. sigh(verb)

    a sound like a person sighing

    "she heard the sigh of the wind in the trees"

    Synonyms:
    suspiration

  3. sigh, suspire(verb)

    heave or utter a sigh; breathe deeply and heavily

    "She sighed sadly"

    Synonyms:
    suspire, take a breath, breathe, respire

  4. sigh(verb)

    utter with a sigh

    Synonyms:
    suspire

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sigh(n.)

    Synonyms:
    long breath

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sigh(n)

    Synonyms:
    suspiration

  2. sigh(v)

    Synonyms:
    suspire

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sigh":

    slghs, sighs, exhales, breath

How to pronounce sigh?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say sigh in sign language?

  1. sigh

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#11701breathe
#13389sigh
#36832sighs
#169362exhales
#270425respire

How to use sigh in a sentence?

  1. Bill Clinton:

    I would breathe a sigh of relief if either the courts or the states themselves began to eliminate the death penalty.

  2. Rogelio Pinal:

    I breathed a big sigh of relief.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    As I stand here tonight, breathing a big sigh of relief, thank you Barack Obama Iowa. I want you to know that I ’ll keep standing up for you, keep fighting for you. Join me. Let’s go win that nomination.

  4. Thomas Hayes:

    When it backed off a little bit, the market breathed a sigh of relief.

  5. Charles R. Swindoll:

    People who soar are those who refuse to sit back, sigh and wish things would change. They neither complain of their lot nor passively dream of some distant ship coming in. Rather, they visualize in their minds that they are not quitters they will not allow life's circumstances to push them down and hold them under.


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